[Logwatch] How to supress the error report from being mailed out from a Linu x Box .

Tejesh Chintamani Tejesh.Chintamani at tns-global.com
Thu Aug 12 15:59:26 MST 2004


Hi,
I have Logwatch installed on one of my Linux Box.If there is an error it
sends the error report which would look like the following.I need to supress
this report from being sent to the emails ids.can u pl .advice on how to go
about this.

################## LogWatch 2.6 Begin ##################### 

--------------------- sendmail Begin ------------------------ 

4173 bytes transferred
3 messages sent
---------------------- sendmail End ------------------------- 

--------------------- SSHD Begin ------------------------ 

Failed logins from these:
fwadmin/password from 17.16.4.18: 3 time(s)

Users logging in through sshd:
fwadmin logged in from AU-Firewall (20.42.5.3) using publickey: 2 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from 21.31.207.221 using publickey: 2 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from US-Firewall-Whiteplains (12.109.174.66) using
publickey: 2 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from NL-Firewall (19.173.106.2) using publickey: 2
Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from charon.uk.tnsofres.com (17.16.4.18) using publickey:
1 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from 17.20.236.34 using publickey: 2 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from 20.57.116.115 using publickey: 2 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from ES-Firewall (19.76.253.90) using publickey: 2
Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from ID-Firewall (20.152.14.130) using publickey: 2
Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from 17.18.6.229 using publickey: 2 Times(s)
fwadmin logged in from KR-Firewall (21.180.59.2) using publickey: 2 Times(s)


**Unmatched Entries**
Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Disconnecting: Change of username or service not allowed:
(fwadmin,ssh-connection) -> (root,ssh-connection)
Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M

Received disconnect from 17.16.4.18: 13: The user canceled authentication.^M


---------------------- SSHD End ------------------------- 

###################### LogWatch End #########################


Thanks 
Regards ,
TejeshC.



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